Mr von Arx undertook his postgraduate training in Trauma, Orthopaedics and Spinal Surgery in Exeter and on the Wessex Training scheme based in Bath, Swindon and Bristol.
Otto was awarded a one year AO Spinal Surgical Fellowship in Brisbane Australia in 2006 completing his spinal surgical training under the supervision of Prof Richard Williams, Dr Rob Labrom & Dr Geoff Askin, additionally holding a research post at the Queensland University of Technology during his tenure.
His training and expertise encompasses the operative and non-operative management of back pain, degenerative lumbar pathology, lumbar disc pathology, spinal stenoses, traumatic &osteoporotic spinal fractures, cervical spine pathology and medico-legal practice. Mr von Arx specialises in the management of back pain in the Elite Athlete and back pain in the Adolescent.
Mr von Arx practices at the Royal United Hospital Bath NHS, Circle Bath and the BMI Bath Clinic.
Trauma & Orthopaedics, Spinal Surgery, Medico- Legal Practice, Medical Education.
Special Clinical Interests:
Non operative & Operative Management of the Degenerate Spine
Spinal Surgery & Rehabilitation in the Elite athlete
Minimal Access Spinal Surgery
Complex Spine Reconstruction
Surgical Management of the Osteoporotic Spine incl. Vertebral Augmentation
Spinal Tumour Management
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
- Non operative management of back pain
- Back pain
- Management of back pain in elite athletes
- Back pain in the young adolescent athlete
- Non operative & operative management of the degenerate spine
- Spinal surgery & rehabilitation in the elite athlete
- Minimal access spinal surgery
- Complex spine reconstruction
- Surgical management of the osteoporotic spine including vertebral augmentation
- Spinal tumour management
Practices worked at
Doctify's members who are nearby
Mr Asif Khan
Mr Matthew Burwell
Mr Andrew Chambler
Mr Stephen Morris
"Mr von Arx is fantastic colleague and spinal surgeon. I refer all patients that I see with a spinal problem to Mr von Arx for his expert care and attention."
" I would encourage and have no hesitation in recommending anyone with a spinal problem, including friends and family, to seek Mr. von Arx's expert opinion. He has a very balanced approach to non-operative versus operative management of spinal issues and remains at the forefront of his specialty."